Mayo Arts Service, Decade of Centenaries Artist Residency - Call for Submissions

To commemorate the Decade of the Centenaries, Mayo County Council Arts Service invites submissions for a special residency working with the Jackie Clarke Collection’s artefacts relating to the following events of this period in Irish history. 

The aim of this commission is to enable the artist to research and develop new work sensitive to the historical context of the period, in response to the Decade of Centenaries commemoration programme by working with the Jackie Clarke Collection. This commission will provide one artist with an opportunity for a six-month residency. It will provide an opportunity to highlight the unique, nationally significant resource that the Jackie Clarke Collection represents.

Full details available on

Artists Brief available here

Closing date for applications is Thursday April 15th 2021. For further information and to receive the artists brief contact Katriona Gillespie at mayoarts@mayococo.i